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John Riggins

Robert John Riggins (Diesel, Riggo) (twitter: @riggo44)

Position: RB
Height: 6-2    Weight: 230 lbs.

Born: August 4, 1949 in Centralia, KS
High School: Centralia
College: Kansas   (school history)    (Riggins college stats)
Drafted by the New York Jets in the 1st round (6th overall) of the 1971 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 91 (195th overall since 1950)
1-time Pro Bowler & 1-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)
Inducted into Hall of Fame in 1992, finalist in 1991

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John Riggins 1973 Touchdown Log

4 Touchdowns

4 Rushing, 3 Go-Ahead, 1 Tying, Long of 3 yards
Team Opponent Location Day of Week Quarter Distance
Jets4
Dolphins2
Patriots1
Steelers1
Home3
Road1
Sunday4
1st2
2nd2
3 or fewer yards4

Regular Season

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 6 1973-10-21 NYJ @ PIT L 14-26 1 Rushing 1 Tied 0-0 Lead 7-0*
2 8 1973-11-04 NYJ MIA L 14-24 2 Rushing 1 Trail 0-7 Tied 7-7
3 8 1973-11-04 NYJ MIA L 14-24 2 Rushing 3 Tied 7-7 Lead 14-7*
4 9 1973-11-11 NYJ NWE W 33-13 1 Rushing 1 Trail 0-6 Lead 7-6*